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Ophthalmological problems in pregnancy — a review

Anna Rzeszotarska, Justyna Szczapa-Jagustyn, Jaroslaw Kociecki
DOI: 10.5603/GP.2020.0080
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Pubmed: 32902845
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Ginekol Pol 2020;91(8):473-477.

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Vol 91, No 8 (2020)
REVIEW PAPERS Obstetrics
Published online: 2020-08-31

Abstract

Pregnancy is associated with numerous changes affecting all organs. Ophthalmological changes in pregnant women are most often physiological and resolve spontaneously after delivery. However, the possibility of progression of previously diagnosed ophthalmic diseases or the occurrence of ophthalmological complications in the course of diseases characteristic for pregnancy should always be considered.

Abstract

Pregnancy is associated with numerous changes affecting all organs. Ophthalmological changes in pregnant women are most often physiological and resolve spontaneously after delivery. However, the possibility of progression of previously diagnosed ophthalmic diseases or the occurrence of ophthalmological complications in the course of diseases characteristic for pregnancy should always be considered.

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Keywords

pregnancy; eye; glaucoma; diabetic retinopathy; myopia; preeclampsia; eclampsia; Sheehan’s syndrome; papilloedema; central serous retinopathy

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Title

Ophthalmological problems in pregnancy — a review

Journal

Ginekologia Polska

Issue

Vol 91, No 8 (2020)

Pages

473-477

Published online

2020-08-31

DOI

10.5603/GP.2020.0080

Pubmed

32902845

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Ginekol Pol 2020;91(8):473-477.

Keywords

pregnancy
eye
glaucoma
diabetic retinopathy
myopia
preeclampsia
eclampsia
Sheehan’s syndrome
papilloedema
central serous retinopathy

Authors

Anna Rzeszotarska
Justyna Szczapa-Jagustyn
Jaroslaw Kociecki

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